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Car Seat Accessories: All The Things You Could Possibly Need, And Some That Are Just Cool

Published Jan 3rd 2008, 1:16pm by Jody DeVere in Featured Articles

Car seats are car seats… and they aren’t all that snazzy in general. Some are really functional and others have cute designs, but it seems like there isn’t a single one that offers every convenience and accessory you could want. Ask Patty has scoured the internet for some rocking accessories and add-ons for your car seats and kiddies!

Carseatcover007a Cool Car Seat Cover from Comfaset
Keep Cool with this amazing car seat cover. The buckles of infant car seats and toddler booster seats can become hot enough to burn your baby, as well as you! This is where the Comfaset Cool Car Seat Cover comes in handy. The cool car seat cover will protect the buckles on your car seat from becoming so darn hot. Who wants their baby to get car seat burns? Can you even imagine trying to explain that? “No I don’t burn my baby – it’s the car seat, honest!”
MSRP: $30.00
Machine Washable
Dryer Safe
37" x 23"
Reflective fabric on top
Keeps straps and buckles up to 50 degrees cooler.

20sun10310s Sunshine Kids Sun-Net
Sun-Net is double protection for your baby. Solar mesh fabric helps filter and block the suns harmful rays while keeping insects away. The breathable mesh weave will allow your child to stay cool and more comfortable in the car. The elastic sides allow easy fitting to most sizes of car seats and will keep it secure once attached. It is even large enough to fit most infant carriers and strollers with a canopy!
MSRP: $6.79
Machine washable
Elastic sides to allow easy fit

0008585411370_215x215 Case Logic Kids Activity Tray for Car Seats
There is nothing more annoying to a kid than trying to play a game with a sibling in the back seat and having all of the carefully placed action figures go careening about the floorboards because they don’t have a flat surface to stand on. This handy nylon-covered tray enables kids to enjoy hours of backseat activities. The hard flat surface is perfect for drawing, coloring, or playing with favorite toys. It has pockets that hold crayons, toys and coloring books and it fits over car seats or can be used with other types of chairs. It’s also super easy to clean up with just a wipe of a cloth.
MSRP: $17.39
Zippered pockets
Large Slot pocket
Easy to wipe for cleaning
Folds up into a “mini briefcase” for portability
Size: 34.25" x 13.75" x 0.75"
Weight: 1 lb., 2 oz.

Babyant_1968_81878269 SeatSaver Compact Black Car Seat Protector : Prince Lionheart
The SeatSaver Compact Black Car Seat Protector protects your car's upholstery from depression damage, dirt, spills and more. Who wants to spend a lot of money on a car just to have it ruined with scratches, indents and spilled food? The front storage pocket is perfect for toys, wipes, cups and more. Individual sections of high-density foam provide a durable construction that will contour to any automobile seat, providing years of use. The Seatsaver’s textured top and non-skid backing prevents slipping. Works with all child safety seats and booster seats.
MSRP: $16.99
Specially made for Small Cars
Front storage pocket
ISOFIX Compatible

Babyant_1969_33380342 Grip It Car Seat Protector by: Sunshine Kids
This is definitely the ultimate car seat gripper. This amazing, non-slip mat helps prevent car seats from sliding around on that back seat. Its high back and wide design provide complete protection against scrapes and scratches. It’s washable and LATCH compatible as well! Grip-it is perfect for use with all infant carriers, safety seats and booster seats in any car.
MSRP: $9.99
LATCH compatible
Fits most car seats and infant carriers

Babyant_1971_201181405 Piddle Pad Waterproof Seat Protector by Kiddopotamus
Make every seat accident-proof! The Piddle Pad prevents difficult clean-ups and frustrating stains on car seats, carriers and strollers. The contoured design easily and discreetly fits into every child's seat, from newborns to toddlers. The Piddle Pad's soft interior is stain-resistant and durable. Waterproof vinyl forms a 100% accident-proof barrier, while soft, absorbent layers wick moisture away from baby's skin. Rock on!
MSRP: $6.99
Waterproof vinyl
Stain resistant
Fits every child seat

Check out some great accessories at They have bottle warmers for the cars, seat belt locking clips. Car mirrors, comfy seat belt strap covers and car seat accessories.

Breanne_boyle_64_post Breanne Boyle
Contributing Editor

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